It is an essential modify command to when you need to some option of drawing are erasing.
Copy is the one of most impotent auto cad useful command . If you need to one object more copy you easily do them.
Mirror is most useful command when you looking one drawing has same side so you draw one side and another side you easily modify using mirror command.
Modify Drawing using Erase Command
Erase command can be executed by following ways
Command line : Type Erase or E and press Enter Key
Menu bar : Click Modify and Select Erase
Toolbar: From Modify toolbar click erase
Step 1 : Input Erase command (any one of the above ways)
Step 2. Select object to Erase then Enter or
Step 3: Delete or click Erase
Modify Drawing using Copy Command
COPY command can be executed by following ways
Command line : Type copy or cp and press Enter Key
Menubar : Click Modify (menu) copy (option)
Toolbar : From Modify toolbar click copy tool
To copy any object you need to specify the base point and displacement point like move command. Consider the Picture-38a where a rectangle will be copied like Picture
Follow the Steps below to copy object like
- Type co and press enter key (Command line used to execute the command)
- Click on the rectangle to copy and
- Press Enter Key to complete object selection
- Click on lower left point (A) of rectangle as base point
- Click on right end point (B) of line as displacement point
Modify Drawing using Mirror Command
Command line: Type mirror or mi and press Enter Key
Menubar: Choose Modify (menu) mirror (option)
Toolbar: From Modify toolbar pick mirror tool
Step 1: Input MIRROR command (any one of the above ways)
Step 2: Select object (objects) to mirror and press Enter Key to end object selection
Step 3: Draw a line as a mirror by picking two points.(making desire distance from selected object)
Step 4: Press Enter Key to retain source (selected) object Or input Y to delete source object.